About us

Established in 2011

Hardshell has specialised in producing high performance fabrics and developing protective coating technologies with both industrial and life-saving applications.


Hardshell has become the leading mask manufacturer in the UK and is now ISO 13485:2016 certified. We are currently using our expertise to increase the UK’s mask making capabilities and helping to protect the lives of patients, health care staff and key workers against COVID-19


The company works in collaboration with the Welsh Government, leading research institutes from across the globe alongside regional enterprises to further the innovation of the next generation of life-saving PPE products.

Hardshell UK LTD

Hardshell has become the leading mask manufacturer in the UK and is now ISO 13485:2016 certified.